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Sipuleucel-T
Sipuleucel-T may be less effective if used with irinotecan. This is because sipuleucel-T is thought to work by stimulating the body's immune system, while irinotecan decreases the activity of the immune system. Talk to your healthcare provider about this possible interaction before using these medicines together.
 

Final Thoughts

It is possible that not all irinotecan drug interactions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about the specific interactions that may apply to you.
 
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